Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 5.72 m
LWL: 4.80 m
S.A. (reported): 12.45 m²
Beam: 2.18 m
Displacement: 600 kg
Ballast: 250 kg
Max Draft: 1.00 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Iron
First Built: 1968
Last Built: 1977
# Built: 120
Builder: Parca Marin (SWE)
Designer: Bruno Boström

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 17.83
Bal. / Displ.: 41.65
Disp: / Len: 151.17
Comfort Ratio: 8.93
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.61
S#: 3.47
Hull Speed: 5.32 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 402.38 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 6.30 m
J: 2.10 m
P: 6.30 m
E: 1.85 m
S.A. Fore: 6.62 m²
S.A. Main: 5.83 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 12.44 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 17.82
Est. Forestay Length: 6.64 m

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The MINETTE was available with three different decks:
A day sailor version with a molded combing at the forward end of the open cockpit.
Day sailor with a small cuddy at mast partners.
Raised/flush deck with slightly lowered sheer aft.
Photos have been promised.